California Aqueduct Overchute Maintenance


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Document Title
California Aqueduct Overchute Maintenance
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
Sediment and debris have accumulated in the overchutes along the Aqueduct. This accumulation will be removed using manual and mechanical methods. Removal is necessary to ensure proper flow and drainage. The work will also include repairs to the concrete and applying sealant. The public and DWR will benefit.

Contact Information

Darren Choyce
Agency Name
California Department of Water Resources
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Other Location Info
City: Multiple Locations Location Specific: The project is located at various locations along the Coastal Aqueduct at milepost 3.04, 7.26, and 12.52 and the Main Branch of the California Aqueduct from milepost 174 through 291.

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 15301
Reasons for Exemption
Work will occur at an existing overchute and will not increase the capacity or expand its use. Project activities are covered under Categorical Exemption Class 1 Section 15301 (Existing Facilities) of the California Environmental Quality Act.

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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